January 12, 2017

CARTERVILLE – Tiaunna Watkins hit a jumper in the lane with just four seconds remaining to give the John A. Logan Lady Vols a 47-46 win over Mineral Area. 

Watkins, the nation’s second leading scorer, scored 12 of her 16 points in the final quarter as the Lady Vols (8-5) fought back to claim the win. Mineral Area led 39-30 going into the final quarter and led by 10 at 41-31 with just over two minutes remaining. 

Mineral Area (8-8) was led by Hayley Winter with 14 points while Hannah Taulien had 12. The Cardinals had beaten Logan 73-69 in the season opener.